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Thu 05:17 EDT
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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then NW/SW in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then light during the evening.

Issued Thu 05:40 EDT

West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
14 22 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 29 77 NW 37 72
Sunny
9 28 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
8 21 50% < 1mm Nil NE 28 92 NNW 18 79
Sunny
12 26 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil N 17 78 NW 26 54
Sunny
12 26 40% < 1mm Nil NE 14 74 NW 15 57
Mostly sunny
16 31 10% - Nil - - - -
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